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Robert M Ringer with wife Judy taken in Hagerstown MD circa 1944-5. 379th BG, 524th Sqn

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  • 379th Bomb Group

    379th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 379th Bomb Group (H) (heavy), based at Kimbolton, flew more sorties than any other Bomb Group in the Eighth Air Force and dropped a greater bomb tonnage than any other Group. The B-17 Flying Fortress Group was awarded two Distinguished Unit...

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  • Robert Ringer

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Nose Gunner / Spot Jammer
    He wanted to fly from the time he was a little kid. He enlisted in the Army Air Corps on the day after he graduated high school. He attended pilot training, but at the time they had plenty o pilots so they sent him to gunnery school in Texas. He...

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Date Contributor Update
13 May 2019 09:47:26 RARinger Changes to collection
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Source: Son Rick Ringer

Date Contributor Update
13 May 2019 09:45:47 RARinger Created entry with caption and unit associations
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Source: Son, Rick Ringer

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